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Fired Process Heaters

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This course is available as a client site course. Please click here for more information.

Who Should Attend
The course is intended for professionals working with fired process heaters in the petroleum, petrochemical, chemical and allied industries and would be especially valuable to

  • Process Designers
  • Process Engineers
  • Maintenance Personnel
  • Operators
  • Those involved in design, retrofitting and specification

This course will provide an insight into the basics of thermal and mechanical design of furnaces, and the safe and efficient operation of this equipment. Emphasis will be on common design methods, consideration of fuel type, combustion chemistry and heat release, and combustion air supply and control. Mechanical factors will include burners, refractories, instrumentation, tube design, and corrosion and fouling mitigation. Techniques to improve efficiency, operate safely and meet emission guidelines will be reviewed.